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The bentley it help desk coordinator ii position entails providing it support over the phone, email, remotely, and in-person at the walk-up desk or occasionally in faculty/staff officesResponsibilities include assisting with the supervision of student staff, client consultation, troubleshooting for computer hardware, software, and applicationsSupport includes; microsoft 0365 suite, cybersecurity, networking, email and account support for 5,500+ students and 1,200+ faculty/staff.
Top notch customer service support skills, technical knowledge and aptitude and a natural curiosity toward problem solving are requiredThe ideal candidate will enjoy working with people, have a reassuring demeanor, solid analytical skills, attention to detail, multi-tasking capabilities and computer support knowledge and troubleshooting experience with pcs, macs, mobile and peripheral devicesMust have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to communicate effectively with clients with a wide variety of technical understanding.
Must be self-motivated, reliable, and dependable, work well independently and collaboratively within a team, and want to learn and be a role model within a professional business environmentWill attend required meetings and trainings, both online and in-person, which may be outside of the standard work schedule.
At the bentley it help desk, as part of a team enter, triage and resolve technical support needs via phone, email, voicemail, and in person at the it walk-up desk or occasionally in faculty/staff offices, utilizing an itsm ticketing tool for documenting all interactionsAt times there is very high call volume and heavy walk up traffic to support.
Create and send university critical email notifications while under time pressure, to inform the bentley community of unscheduled it interruptions and planned maintenance for it services.
Write it support documentation, including knowledge base articles, operating procedures and update existing it support documentation, in support of it operations, projects and software applications
Position is responsible for diagnosing, rectifying, and configuring microsoft o365 (outlook, onedrive, sharepoint, teams), computer hardware/software, networking, email, printing, cybersecurity, account issues, and other it issuesResponsible for timely troubleshooting, diagnosis, escalation and resolution of it issuesExcellent and timely communication for the resolution of problems are paramount to the positionCritical thinking and good judgement are essential.
Professional training, education and awareness of emerging technologies are required, including interaction with the bentley community by providing one-on-one or group consultation and it educationRequired to self-learn and become proficient diagnosing and utilizing new technologiesThis includes attending off-site trainings, achieving certifications, and gaining awareness of techniques and methods used to resolve it issues.
Participation in projects and develop it documentation.
Knowledge of itil, servicenow, remote desktop support, voip phones, linux, html and enterprise computing environments helpful.
Responsibilities include administrative tasks associated with the help desk and student staff; including assisting with supervision, hiring and training for up to 25 student staffSupport vendors.
Maintenance and upkeep of all necessary utilities, software and hardware required for service operations of the help deskKnowledge of linux, voip phone systems and various computing environments preferred.
Development, implementation and documentation of projects on an as needed basis for the help desk.
High school diploma, plus minimum of four years of related work experience, ideally working in a technical related field on a customer service help deskBachelor`s degree preferred.
In depth experience with windows and mac operating systems, mobile devices; ios, android
Proficient in the use, administration and support of active directory and microsoft exchange, office 365, including outlook, office, onedrive, sharepoint, and teams
Help desk/customer service itsm ticketing system usage and experience, i.eServicenow
Knowledge of cybersecurity including spam, phishing prevention, detection and remediation
Virus, malware, ransomware knowledge and removal skills
Experience installing and upgrading software, computer hardware and printers
Experience with network connectivity (wired and wireless) support and troubleshooting
Exceptional verbal/written communication, and professional customer support experience
Proven technical expertise, knowledge and troubleshooting ability
Must be self-motivated, follow direction, and work independently and collaboratively with a team
Multi-tasking, excellent judgement, attention to detail and follow through skills a must
Shared six-person office space at the it help deskIf performing field desktop support, walking outside in various weather elements to accomplish technical support calls may be neededLimited off campus travel required.
Lifting up to 25 poundsSitting for long periods of time on the phone and standing at the walk-up counter or carrying equipment to faculty and staff offices on campus.
Required to be available for after-hours on-site or remote support for colleagues and clients (outside of standard work hours including many evenings, weekend rotation and university/legal holidays) for troubleshooting, consulting and resolving it issues.
At times, the use of personal cell phone for work will be required.
Academic year (mid-august through mid-may): monday – friday 7:30 a.m– 3:30 p.m.
Summer (mid-may through mid-august): monday – thursday 7:30 a.m– 5:00 p.m.
Please note: during breaks between academic semesters, there will be required schedule adjustments, as we follow the academic calendar.
Bentley university requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley university strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley university is an equal opportunity employer, building strength through diversityThe university is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global businessWe strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.